of 1066. The Stansfeld family lived in
. Checking further we found the name was derived from the Old English "stan," meaning "stony," and "feld," meaning "field."
from very early times where they were Lords of the manor of Stansfield and held that village which contained two churches and scattered moorland houses which were granted by Duke William,of
, their liege Lord, for their distinguished assistance at the Battle of Hastings in 1066 A.D.
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Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Fran Stanfield and his wife and four children who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1683.